Sweets Moong Dal Halwa Easy by PinkyR October 17, 2002 written by PinkyR October 17, 2002 Moong dal halwa recipe, a classic delicious rajasthani sweet that is made for special occasions and festivals like diwali. It is a rich, creamy and pudding-like dessert. Print Recipe Votes: 6 Rating: 4 You: Rate this recipe! Cuisine North Indian Prep Time 30 minutes Servings people MetricUS Imperial Ingredients Green gram(Cheruparippu/Moong dal) - 1 cup Sugar - 1 cup Milk - ½ cup Water - 2 cups Saffron - ½ tsp Mawa/khoya(¾ cup) - Ghee - 1 cup Almonds(Badam) - 8 nos Cardamom(Elakka) - 4 nos Cuisine North Indian Prep Time 30 minutes Servings people MetricUS Imperial Ingredients Green gram(Cheruparippu/Moong dal) - 1 cup Sugar - 1 cup Milk - ½ cup Water - 2 cups Saffron - ½ tsp Mawa/khoya(¾ cup) - Ghee - 1 cup Almonds(Badam) - 8 nos Cardamom(Elakka) - 4 nos Votes: 6 Rating: 4 You: Rate this recipe! Instructions Wash and soak the dal overnight. Grind coarsely, using very little water. Prepare a one string sugar syrup with sugar and water. Soak saffron in hot milk. Crumble mawa into fine granules. Blanch almonds. Cool, peel and cut them finely. Heat ghee in a kadai or a pan. Add ground dal and fry till golden brown on a low heat and keep stirring . Add the sugar syrup and saffron milk. Mix well and cook till halwa is of dropping consistency. Add mawa and cook till it dissolves. Garnish with crushed cardamoms and sliced almonds. :- Serve hot. Share this Recipe EasyNorthIndianSweetsTeaTime 6 comments 0 FacebookTwitterPinterestEmail PinkyR Related Posts Gajar Halwa Rava Kesari Easy Microwave Mysore Pak – Super Easy Gulab Jamun Restaurant Style Easy Tasty Rasmalai Mysore Pak – Microwave Easy 6 comments handsome.B.wonderful October 1, 2003 - 12:00 am u cant cook Reply Mrs Sundar May 21, 2006 - 12:00 am HI, Can anyone tell me what is mawa/khoya (the ingredient) in this receipe? I checked at glossary. But, I could not find the translation in english or tamil. Thank you. Reply phebe July 12, 2005 - 12:00 am it`s really tasty Reply Brij June 17, 2005 - 12:00 am Its Excellent Reply Geeta Kulkarni June 19, 2006 - 12:00 am It is really delicious and very healthy. My husband likes different types of new sweet receipes and I like to make and serve for him. Reply Tanu Kapoor October 19, 2006 - 12:00 am Mam I would like to tell you that MAVA is a mixture of all the dry fruits. Reply Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Remember my details in this browser for the next time to post comment.